Managing Energy

Managing Energy

Great leaders manage the energy of their teams! Let’s talk about three examples of how to get started.   Be empathetic during times of change  Some people are energized by change. I love change; I like to always have something new, and I look...
Go Through the Motions

Go Through the Motions

Ever heard the phrase, “they’re just going through the motions,” said with a negative connotation? I have, and sometimes it’s true. It may feel like someone is going through the motions, isn’t engaged and isn’t giving their full...
You’ll Find Your Niche

You’ll Find Your Niche

Recently, we were up north at our summer cottage with one of my sons and my daughter. They each brought some friends, so we had about 12 friends up there that weekend. My son and his friends are in their second year out of high school. My daughter and her friends just...
Different Forms of Communication

Different Forms of Communication

Here we are after Labor Day, which means it’s football season! College football just kicked off this weekend (Go Blue!), and now we’re getting ready for the NFL season.    In the spirit of football season, I want to talk about communication. There are...
Tough Times Are the Most Memorable

Tough Times Are the Most Memorable

Good times or tough times; which ones do we remember most? I came across a Theodore Roosevelt quote, “Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.” This idea got me thinking about my recent visit with Service Express’...